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Weekend Warrior

Box Office Predictions for April 15 - 17, 2011
By Edward Douglas -

This Week's Analysis (final update 4.14.11)

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LW

Title

Weekend (in millions)

Change

# Of Theaters

Average

Week

1

New

Rio

$44.7

N/A

3,826

$11,683

1

2

New

Scream 4

$40.4

N/A

3,305

$12,143

1

3

1

Hop

$11.0

-47%

3,607

$3,050

3

4

3

Arthur

$6.8

-44%

3,276

$2,076

2

5

4

Soul Surfer

$6.7

-37%

2,214

$3,026

2

6

2

Hanna

$6.5

-48%

2,545

$2,554

2

7

5

Insidious

$5.0

-47%

2,233

$2,239

3

8

7

Source Code

$4.7

-42%

2,557

$1,838

3

9

6

Your Highness

$4.4

-53%

2,772

$1,587

2

10

8

Limitless

$3.0

-45%

1,885

$1,592

5

Est. Weekend Total
$133.20

Est. Avg. Drop-Off
- 45%

Est. Average PTA
$4,187



COMPARISONS:

SCREAM 4 (Dimension Films)

Title

Release Date

Theater Count

Previous Box Office (in millions)

Weekend Box Office (in millions)

Average

Total Box Office

Scream 3

2/4/00

3,465

$34.71

$10,017

$88.36

Scream 2

12/12/97

2,663

$33.00

$12,392

$101.36

Scream

12/20/96

1,413

$6.35

$4,494

$103.03

My Soul to Take

10/8/10

2,572

$6.84

$2,660

$14.64

The Hills Have Eyes 2

3/23/07

2,447

$9.69

$3,958

$20.53

The Hills Have Eyes

3/10/06

2,620

$15.71

$5,996

$41.78

Red Eye

8/19/05

3,079

$16.17

$5,251

$57.86

Cursed

2/25/05

2,805

$9.63

$3,434

$19.29

Scary Movie 4

4/14/06

3,602

$40.22

$11,167

$90.71

Scary Movie 3

10/25/03

3,505

$48.11

$13,727

$109.94

Scary Movie 2

7/6/01

3,220

$13.51

$20.50

$6,367

$71.28

Scary Movie

7/7/00

2,912

$42.35

$14,543

$157.00

Saw IV

10/26/07

3,183

$31.76

$9,977

$63.30

Saw III

10/27/06

3,167

$33.61

$10,613

$80.15

Saw 2

10/28/05

2,949

$31.73

$10,758

$87.03

Saw

10/29/04

2,315

$18.28

$7,895

$55.15

Paranormal Actvity 2

10/22/10

3,216

$40.68

$12,649

$84.75

Paranormal Activity

9/25/09

763

13.55

$19.62

$25,711

$107.92

A Nightmare on Elm Street

4/30/10

3,332

$32.90

$9,875

$63.08



RIO (20th Century Fox)

Title

Release Date

Theater Count

Previous Box Office (in millions)

Weekend Box Office (in millions)

Average

Total Box Office

Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who

3/14/08

3,954

$45.01

$11,384

$154.53

Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs

7/1/09

4,032

$25.04

$41.69

$10,171

$195.57

Ice Age: the Meltdown

3/31/06

3,964

$68.03

$17,163

$195.33

Ice Age

3/15/02

3,316

$46.30

$13,966

$176.39

Robots

3/11/05

3,776

$36.05

$9,546

$128.19

Bee Movie

11/2/07

3,928

$38.02

$9,679

$126.63

Surf's Up

6/8/07

2,528

$17.64

$5,000

$58.87

Happy Feet

11/17/06

3,804

$41.53

$10,918

$197.99

Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who

3/14/08

3,954

$45.01

$11,384

$154.53

Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa

11/7/08

4056

$63.10

$15,559

$180.01

Madagascar

5/27/05

4,131

$47.22

$14,769

$193.14



Copyright 2010 Edward Douglas

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